The answer lies in the weirdness of floating-point numbers and the computer's perception of a number line.
The first true quantum computers may be released next year.
They think they could store 2,859 year's worth of high-def video in just one gram.
Forget the cloud — DNA computers can work at 100 billion terabytes.
Much of what we take for granted today would astonish the people of the early 20th century. How they would react to motorized prosthetics, the Internet, or a combination phone/camera/computer that fits in your pocket. In that spirit, here’s an infographic of today’s technology as it might have been imagined by the futurists of yesteryear.
High power, low price.
As they move towards automation, employees will be transferred to other positions.
He broke the Nazi Enigma code during World War II, and went on to become the father of computer science with his pioneering Turing machine. This is the story of Alan Turing, history’s most important codebreaker.
It may seem like water and computers don't go together, but a team of scientists at Stanford have managed to make a computer that runs using water.
A stacked, skyscraper concept for chips can potentially make current computer technology run more efficiently.
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